ICD-10-CM Code P54.5
Neonatal cutaneous hemorrhage
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Newborn OnlyCode is only used for patients less than 1 year old.
P54.5 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of neonatal cutaneous hemorrhage. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for P54.5 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Neonatal bruising
- Neonatal ecchymoses
- Neonatal petechiae
- Neonatal superficial hematomata
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Bruising of scalp due to birth injury - instead, use code P12.3
- Cephalhematoma due to birth injury - instead, use code P12.0
- DRG Group #795 - Normal newborn.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Neonatal facial petechiae (disorder)
- Age at onset of clinical finding (observable entity)
- < 29.0 days
- On examination - petechiae present (finding)
- On examination - mouth - purpuric spots (finding)
- Hemorrhage of periwound skin (finding)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'P54.5 - Neonatal cutaneous hemorrhage'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code P54.5. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 772.6 was previously used, P54.5 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.